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Ann's Coffee Shop

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772 Santa Cruz Ave, Menlo Park, CA 94025-4514
+1 650-322-0043
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good48%
  • Average25%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“pot roast” (3 reviews)
“pancakes” (5 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Diner
772 Santa Cruz Ave, Menlo Park, CA 94025-4514
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pretty Quick Old Fashioned Breakfast and coffee with refills that keeps on coming! That’s what I like about Ann’s in downtown Menlo Park! You can get Eggs Benedict, pancakes, Omelets, or just about anything you can imagine. It’s a good place for a family breakfast...More

Thank Mike F
Reviewed April 9, 2018

Found this place while searching for a breakfast place in Palo Alto. Chose it because it seemed to be a popular local place. Decor was exactly what we expected: local old time coffee shop. Overall the food was good. The service from our waiter was...More

Thank dtobi
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

Great place to grab a quick all American breakfast. Good old fashion coffee shop at its best. Great pancakes and Denver Omlettes !!! In addition to breakfast and lunch, Anns makes great homemaker Apple Pie!!! They would do well to seve better coffee.....

Thank Suzannemlim
Reviewed March 3, 2018

Ann's has been on Santa Cruz Ave for a long time. The decor has a 70's look.... and it is authentic. Great place to relax with great diner service. I like the Patty Melt, but there are healthier options too. Some locals just stop in...More

Thank constance128
Reviewed February 12, 2018 via mobile

I’d seen this place a hundred times but never came in. Last week, my BFF and I decided to try it for lunch. Very clean old school diner. The waitstaff was very friendly. We chose to sit in a booth instead of the large counter...More

Thank Marcia K
Reviewed January 11, 2018

Downtown Menlo Park, so there's a hunt for a parking space, but usually something nearby. Old time coffee shop atmosphere, and they DON'T take credit cards. It was very chilly inside on a rainy, cool morning and we kept our coats on. At 10:30 AM...More

Thank DJ F
Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

This is a quaint little cafe in the middle of Menlo Park with the feel of a hometown cafe since 1946. You might have a problem sitting at the same table if your group is more than 4 people. The breakfast are always good, nice...More

Thank Mike F
Reviewed November 10, 2017 via mobile

What a nice little coffee shop. I have never seen such an old school type cafe in the middle of an upscale street. It was so fun to feel Luke you are back in time. They were packed at 1pm. Most were eating their daily...More

Thank timteresa0
Reviewed September 6, 2017

People love this place, but I've been here 3 times and it was awful. Staff take care of the regulars but I had to ask 4 different people to get a cup of coffee and then had to wait another 10 minutes for someone to...More

Thank TruBritinUSA
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Went for breakfast twice. Friendly staff and fast service. Food was good. Suppose to be very crowded on weekends. Fortunately we went on off hours. Cash ONLY.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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American, Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 AM - 4:00 PM
6:30 AM - 4:00 PM
6:30 AM - 4:00 PM
6:30 AM - 4:00 PM
6:30 AM - 4:00 PM
6:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 772 Santa Cruz Ave, Menlo Park, CA 94025-4514
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Menlo Park
  • Phone Number: +1 650-322-0043
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